Summer books roundup of 49 Writers, this coming-of-age novel focuses on a mother and her two daughters who have moved from the midwest to Alaska. Though it is fiction, the story was inspired by the author's own experience arriving by Bush plane to live on...
More flights arriving late; complaints are rising

...spokeswoman for the trade group Airlines for America, said that nearly 8,300 flights were canceled due to storms in the Midwest and Northeast between May 8 and May 16, accounting for more than half of the month's cancellations.Four domestic flights...
Huge advances for gay marriage in an eventful year

...same-sex marriage, convincing many people on both sides that its spread nationwide is inevitable.From the East Coast to the Midwest and the Pacific, seven more states legalized same-sex marriage, boosting the total to 19, plus Washington, D.C. The...
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Kleinschmidt named publisher of Kenai newspaper

...operates 11 daily newspapers as well as non-daily newspapers, city magazines and free community publications in the Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and Alaska.The Company has a concentrated presence in the Southeast, with five signature holdings: The Florida...
Cold snap felt across Rockies, Midwest

HELENA, Mont. - A wintry storm pushing through the Rockies and Midwest is bringing bitterly cold temperatures and treacherous driving conditions blamed in at least six deaths as it threatens crops as...
Down 17-1 after 5, Clinton wins 20-17 in 12

...can do it again.'"Seattle's farm team in the Class A Midwest League started chipping away. And by the time Wednesday night's...Field in Burlington, Iowa, home of the Los Angeles' Angels' Midwest League affiliate.Burlington burst ahead with a seven-run...
Today in sports history

...Penn State officially is voted into the Big Ten. The school becomes the 11th member of the league and first addition to the Midwest-based conference since Michigan State in 1949.1994 - Haile Gebrselassie becomes the first Ethiopian to set a world track...
Pure Sole: A little off the top, please

...predictions for this week's NCAA tournament public knowledge:Midwest - Florida over UCLA, Dayton over Stanford ... Florida over...low in a defensive stance with their Under Armour showing.Midwest - Kentucky over Louisville, Tennessee over Michigan...
Letter: Keep Juneau unique: Don't build the road

I was born in Juneau, where I intend to spend my life after finishing college in the Midwest. Juneau is unique, interesting and precious. Over spring break, I spoke to many of my friends from JDHS who are currently attending...
Today in Sports History

...lifts Michigan State to a 70-69 victory over Tennessee in the Midwest Regional final. Duke, behind a career-high 29 points over Duke. Ware broke his leg in the first half of the Midwest Regional final when he landed awkwardly after trying to contest...


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